Mrs John Hirt obituary 1940
S. a Snyder, near Mrs. John Hirt Mrs. Helen G. Hirt, 45, wife of John Hirt, Lombard street, Littlestown, died at the Warner hospital Wednesday afternoon at 1:50 o'clock from a complication of diseases following an extended illness. She was the daughter of Mr. Mrs. John Cratin, Littlestown. The deceased was a member of St. Aloysius Catholic church, Littlestown. In addition to her husband and parents she is survived by two children, Patricia Ann and John, Jr., both at home; two sisters, John Liphart, Enola, and Mrs. Vaughn Harbaugh, Gettysburg, and three brothers, Joseph Cratin, Littlestown, and Francis and Richard Cratin, both of McSherrystown. Funeral services Friday morning, meeting at the J. W. Little and son funeral home at 8:30 o'clock with a requiem high mass in St. Aloysius Catholic church at 9 o'clock conducted by the Rev. Fr. Joseph N. Whalen. Interment in the church cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home this evening from 7 to 0 o'clock.